Adam Wainwright RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cardinals shut down Adam Wainwright with right elbow impingement

    Hardball Talk "In the wake of Thursday’s disastrous outing against the Pirates, Cardinals’ right-hander Adam Wainwright will be shut down from throwing for 10-14 days after receiving a platelet-rich plasma injection in his right elbow, MLB.com’s Jenifer Langosch reported Saturday. Wainwright was officially..." August 19

  • Adam Wainwright ain’t right

    Hardball Talk "Adam Wainwright was knocked out of yesterday’s game against the Pirates, allowing five runs on seven hits in three innings. For the second straight start his velocity suffered as well, with his fastball sitting in the mid-80s. This is not the Adam Wainwright the Cardinals are accustomed to and not..." August 18

  • Cardinals Place Adam Wainwright On 10-Day DL

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Cardinals have placed righty Adam Wainwright on the 10-day DL with an elbow impingement, as MLB.com’s Jenifer Langosch reports on Twitter and Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch had previously indicated (Twitter links). He’ll be replaced on the roster by righty Mike Mayers. It..." August 18

  • Why Adam Wainwright should move to the bullpen

    iSportsweb "After a slow start the St. Louis Cardinals have been able to start winning ballgames more often. Players such as Mike Leake and Jedd Gyorko have had red hot starts to their seasons, but there are some players who have struggled. Long time Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is unfortunately one of those..." May 07

  • Wainwright: Safety was the reason for 'one of the worst pitches of all time'

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The pitch Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright called “one of the worst of all time, by the way” had a protective purpose behind it. He would rather throw wild than wound his catcher. In the fourth inning of his first start of the season, Wainwright uncorked a pitch so wild that it bounced to..." April 05

  • Cards' Wainwright endorses Martinez for Opening Day: 'He earned it'

    MLB.com "Insisting that he wouldn't "want anything I haven't earned," Adam Wainwright graciously congratulated Carlos Martinez on being named the team's Opening Night starter, a title that had belonged to Wainwright for the past four seasons. Martinez pitched five shutout innings Wednesday in the..." March 23

  • Cardinals' Adam Wainwright not worried after being shelled for 10 runs

    ESPN "St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright said he wasn't concerned after giving up 10 runs in less than two innings in what he called a spring training "beating" Friday. The right-hander, who had trouble throwing his fastball for strikes, allowed seven hits and had three walks in 1 2/3..." March 18

  • Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright purchases teammate a rental car for the spring

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Cardinals lefty Ryan Sherriff has not had the photo on his driver’s license changed since he was 16 years old, and he adores it still because “it is probably the ugliest picture known to man.” So when a team employee came to him Wednesday and asked repeatedly for it, he immediately became..." March 03